Dr. Pamela Vainer is a native of Brooklyn, NY. She completed her undergraduate education at Barnard College with a degree in Psychology and received her doctorate in Dental Surgery from Columbia University College of Dental Medicine. Dr. Pamela graduated dental school with an honors in pediatric dentistry.
She was the recipient of the AAPD Predoctoral Student Award, given to a single student who shows most promise in Pediatric Dentistry and the Eleanor Bushee Senior Student Dental Award, presented to a female student for outstanding leadership and academic performance. Following dental school, she completed an additional 2-year specialty training program in pediatric dentistry at Woodhull Hospital, an NYU-HHC affiliate.
Board Eligible with the American Board of Pediatric Dentistry, Dr. Pamela is an active member of the New York County Dental Society, the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry and the American Dental Association.
Dr. Pamela is committed to serving the needs of her pediatric patients with patience and compassion. Her goal is to ensure her young patients feel comfortable throughout their dental visits and to have each child leave the office feeling proud and excited to return. She achieves this by taking time to get to know each individual child so that she can tailor her approach in a unique and personalized manner.
Dr. Pamela takes a conservative and minimally invasive approach to dentistry focusing on education and prevention.
She strongly believes in proper communication between the patient and the provider, as well as the parent and the provider in order to build a strong foundation of trust.
Aside from dentistry, Dr. Pamela enjoys baking, boxing, traveling and spending quality time with her family and friends. Her favorite superhero is Wonder Woman and she is an avid Harry Potter fan.